Fr. Thomas was born in India, July 1980. He joined the Vocationist Fathers in 1996 at Thalore Father Justin Vocationary and continued his priestly studies in Marymatha major Seminary at Mulayam Thrissur Kerala, India.He took his perpetual vows of Poverty, Chastity and Obedience on May 9th 2004. He was ordained as a deacon by Most. Rev. Jacob Thoomkuzhy, Archbishop of Thrissur, on March 7th 2007 at Marymatha Seminary. He was ordained as a priest by Most. Rev. Mathew Areckal bishop of Kanjirappally on January 7th 2008.His first assignment was as an assistant Vicar at Sacred Heart Church Erumapetty Thrissur Kerala, India until October 2009. Then he came to the USA and served in the Diocese of Burlington from November 2009 to August 2014, as Associate Pastor at Mater Dei Parish in Newport, VT, which is cluster of five parishes, at St. Mary Star of the Sea in Newport, St. Edward the Confessor in Derby Line, Saint Benedict Labre in West Charleston, St. James the Greater in Island Pond and St. Bernard of Clairveaux Mission in Norton.
Fr. Vernon was born in 1943, joined the Vocationist Fathers in 1989 and pronounced his first vows in 1994. After completing his philosophical and theological studies at Immaculate Conception Seminary in South Orange, NJ, he was ordained a priest in 1998. Fr. Vernon has served parishes in Newark, Palisades Park and Paterson.
Fr. Emeka was born in Nigeria in 1977, joined the Vocationist Fathers in 2002 and pronounced his first vows in 2004. After completing his philosophical and theological studies in Italy, he was ordained a priest in 2012. He completed his diaconate service in Newport, VT and served there as a Parochial Vicar for one year. He has been the Vice Rector at the Father Justin Vocationary Formation House in Florham Park, NJ since March 2013.